Commuter Appalled By Brown Water Coming From LIRR Train Bathroom SinkThe Long Island Rail Road said it is cleaning sink faucets on all of its trains, after a video posted on Twitter showed brown water coming out of one Tuesday morning.
Second Round Of Penn Station Repairs UnderwayRail officials said the impact on commuters won't be as significant as the changes riders dealt with last summer.
LIRR, NJ TRANSIT Commuters To Face Cancellations, Reroutes Until Mid-MayTrain commuters from Long Island and New Jersey were bracing this weekend for a second round of track repairs at Penn Station that will cause the cancellation of some trains and the re-routing of others.
Rail Commuters Facing Delays, Cancellations Following Winter StormMetro-North says it is operating on a reduced weekday schedule with some combined and cancelled trains while LIRR trains are running with about 15-minute delays.
Third Rail Damage In East River Tunnel Snarls LIRR ServiceThe Long Island Railroad says its service is on or close to schedule in and out of Penn Station following earlier delays and cancellations due to third rail damage in one of Amtrak's East River tunnels.
LIRR: Port Washington Service Restored Following Broken RailLong Island Sen. Todd Kaminsky is calling on the LIRR to look into the recent delays and cancellations.
Broken Rails Causing Problems For LIRR ServiceThe LIRR says the system is operating on only one of two Main Line tracks while repairs are underway and says riders should expect delays and cancellations.
Major Delays Persist After Vehicles On Tracks Shut Down Multiple LIRR LinesUnauthorized vehicles at two different locations on the tracks shut down service on several branches of the Long Island Rail Road Tuesday evening.
Downed Trees, Power Problems Snarl Metro-North, LIRR Service During Morning CommuteService on Metro-North's Danbury Branch and the Long Island Rail Road's Ronkonkoma and Montauk branches is suspended as rain and wind continue to hit parts of the Tri-State area.
Driver Narrowly Escapes Before LIRR Train Strikes Uber Car Near BethpageThe driver of an Uber car narrowly escaped with his life when his vehicle was struck by a Long Island Rail Road train after stalling on the tracks.
LIRR Suspensions This Weekend During Installation Of New Post Avenue Bridge In WestburyDuring the 48-hours it will take to install the new bridge, there will be no train service on the Main Line between Mineola and Hicksville. Buses will replace some trains, and other trains will be diverted. Also, special weekend timetables will be in effect for all branches.
'He Saved My Life:' Off-Duty Firefighter Pulls Woman From SUV Moments Before Vehicle Hit By TrainIt happened around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Arthur Avenue crossing near Bellport in Suffolk County.